Jamie M. Rea

A renaissance woman of the theatre, Jamie has had the pleasure of exploring this powerful tool for connection and change for over 20 years. She has studied the work of Sanford Meisner & Robert Bray with Barry Hunt & Sowelu Theatre Ensemble; Suzuki Technique & Anne Bogart's Viewpoints with the SITI Company (NYC); Rhythm Tap with Savion Glover's teacher Lady Diane Walker & Lane Alexander, founder of the National Tap Dance Festival in Chicago. She has danced at The Body, a festival of dance and physical theatre in Christchurch, New Zealand where she trained with the all female Dance Company JAVA & CircoArts. Local favorites include Kristine in A Doll’s House (Drammy award, Best Supporting Actress), Anna (Drammy Finalist, Best Actress) in The Snowstorm (CoHo & Many Hats Productions), Mary Shelley in Bloody Poetry (NW Classical Theatre Co), Claire Zachanassian in The Visit (Broken Toy Piano), Andromache in Trojan Women (Classic Greek Theatre of Oregon), Lucienne in A Flea In Her Ear (OTAS Award-Best Supporting Actress) & Hannah in Arcadia (OTAS finalist-Best Actress) (Lakewood Theatre Co),  Gabriella in References to Salvador Dali make me hot, Guard in Lorca in a Green Dress (Miracle Theatre) and Elvira in Blithe Spirit (Wilcox Stage Co).